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Freeland - Luzerne countyPopulation 3,643
Freeland, Pennsylvania, in Luzerne county, is 29 miles SW of Scranton, Pennsylvania and 83 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The people of the town are in the Scranton - - Wilkes - Barre - - Hazleton metropolitan area. Freeland has a population of 3,643.
The People and Families of Freeland
In Freeland, about 48% of adults are married. Lots of people in Freeland live independently, in one-person housing. The town has its share of unmarried adults.
The government tells us that Freeland features an unusually large number of women. People 65 and older make up an important part of the community in the town.
Wealth and Education
In 2000, Freeland had a median family income of $40,863.
In Freeland, 69% of the houses and apartments are occupied by the owners, not rented out. You're likely to find a number of older homes if you drive around the town -- the mean age of housing units is fairly high here. And yes, you can rent a place in Freeland without breaking the bank. Residential property taxes remain low i the town.
In Freeland, 90% of commuters drive to work. Freeland Population (2000)